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SFAI DESIGN WORKSHOP | MOBILE ART POD

BY JOSEPH KUNKEL, NATHANIEL CORUM, AND MAYRAH UDVARDI OF THE SUSTAINABLE NATIVE COMMUNITIES COLLABORATIVE This June the Santa Fe Art Institute convened the third annual Design Workshop in collaboration with the Sustainable Native Communities Collaborative—a nonprofit that works with Native communities to realize their built environment goals. This year, Design Workshop brought together students interested […]

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SFAI Design Workshop

SFAI is happy to announce a hugely successful Design Workshop this summer! Design Workshop is an immersive, one-month, introductory design and building workshop for high school and early college age students. Participating students learned new skills such as sketching, model making, mapping, interviewing, critique and reflection exercises, and designing for social justice.   They worked […]

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Youth Mural Workshop

June 22-23   |  9AM-3PM   |   1600 St. Michaels Dr.   |   Free Registration Below DESCRIPTION Join us for a free 2-day workshop with SFAI Water Rights Resident Joerael Elliott. Learn about local water systems and create an 800 square foot mural at SFAI. The mural will explore themes of water rights […]

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SFAI BLOG: HOLY WATER

BY AURVI SHARMA, SFAI WATER RIGHTS RESIDENT My history, like the land I grew up on, is tangled in the bends of dying rivers. I’m from an area of north India known as the doab – literally, the land of two waters – sandwiched between the Ganga and Yamuna rivers, one of the most fertile […]

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SFAI Blog: Creativity in a Time of Injustice

BY KOURTNEY ANDAR, SFAI WORKS MANAGER & VETERANS FOR PEACE NATIONAL BOARD VICE PRESIDENT Take a moment to think back on a memorable progressive social movement in which you have participated. Think about the elements of the movement that stirred the most palpable sense of emotion in yourself and others – the parts of it […]

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SFAI Works: Entrepreneurship for Artists Seminar

SFAI WORKS: ENTREPRENEURSHIP FOR ARTISTS SEMINAR | MAY 13, 10AM-415PM | 1600 ST. MICHAELS DR. SFAI is offering a day of entrepreneurship workshops free of charge to artists & creatives as an investment into local creative leadership. In this seminar, participants will work with field experts to learn financial practices, marketing, and fundraising skills to accelerate their success. Sessions will […]

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SFAI Blog : Why it Matters to Publicly Fund Art

  BY SFAI EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, JAMIE BLOSSER As SFAI Executive Director, I am excited to launch our inaugural SFAI Blog Post! The SFAI Blog is intended to provide insight into current events and our annual themes, and to highlight the work of our talented artists in residence as well as innovative thinkers and engaged citizens […]

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Songs From the Extraction Zones: A Symposium & Exhibition on Fracking in New Mexico

SONGS FROM THE EXTRACTION ZONES: A SYMPOSIUM & EXHIBITION ON FRACKING IN NEW MEXICO Panel Discussion and Exhibition Opening: Friday April 28th, 6-9PM    |    Panel Discussion: 7-8:15PM Exhibition Dates: April 28th through May 5th | Viewing Hours 9-5PM Monday- Friday Join us for a compelling evening, as we launch an exhibition of works […]

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SFAI140

SFAI140 is an event unlike any other. 1 evening, 20 inspiring talks, 140 seconds each. With twenty speakers in one evening, the energy and ideas shared are electric. It is a quarterly event in which artists, members of the community and leaders of cultural organizations discuss ideas and projects in lightning-fast presentations: 20 speakers each […]

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